Sept. 19, 2012
-- Dr. Augustine Pinto, Chairman Ryan International Group, a chain of premier educational institutes, has added another feather in his cap by being the recipient of the prestigious Giants International award. The function was held on Monday, September 17, 2012,at Nariman Point, Mumbai.
The award is given to people for their contribution in the field of education. The mentors of Ryan Group of Institution’
s - founder Chairman Dr. Augustine Francis Pinto and Managing Director madam Grace Pinto have put in more than four decades of service into education and have grown to one of India’s largest educational chains with 126 schools across India, Middle East and Far east. Apart from this they actively participate in CSR activities, run fully subsidised schools for the under-privileged girl children in various locations across India.
GIANTS INTERNATIONAL, is the first and only India based International service organisation has since inception in 1972 always endeavoured to resolve some of country’s pressing problems by executing projects and programmes in the areas of Save Girl Child, Anti Corruption Drive, Family Planning, Low cost housing, Consumerism, Flood Relief Work, Earthquake Relief work and similar other public spirited activities and similar other public spirited activities.
Some of the previous recipients in the field of Education have been :- Dr. M. S. Gore, Shri Prabhakar Kore, Dr. M. D. Bengalee, Shri D. Virendra Heggade, Shri S. Ramakrishnan, Dr. Kirti Narain etc.